“Gossip Girl” Reboot Casts Emily Alyn Lind

The sequel series to the hit 2000s teen drama has cast one of its lead. 

Multiple outlets report that HBO Max’s reboot of Gossip Girl has cast Emily Alyn Lind. She’ll will play a character named Audrey, who has been in a long-term relationship and is beginning to wonder what more could be out there.

The new iteration, like the original, is based on the book by Cecily von Ziegesar. It hails from Joshua Safran, Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage’s Fake Empire, Alloy Entertainment, Warner Bros TV and CBS Television Studios.

The original Gossip Girl debuted in 2007 and ran for six seasons on The CW. It starred Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley, Chace Crawford and Ed Westwick.